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The more you reason the less you create.  – Raymond Chandler

In English- Please.

To boldly go...

I’ve always used that phrase from Star Trek as a sort of ‘split infinitive’ reminder. But I’m not sure why because I quickly learned that there is actually very little basis for the ‘ban’ on split infinitives. 190 altre parole

Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean, who is neither tarnished nor afraid. The detective must be a complete man and a common man and yet an unusual man.

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Strangers on a Train

A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder – a theory that he plans to implement.

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The Big Sleep - Raymond Chandler (1939)

The Big Sleep was chosen by one of the two book groups I attend for a classic crime theme, I probably would never have read it had it not been. 937 altre parole